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: This comprehensive, case-based title takes a practical approach to treating the pregnant patient by illustrating common and less common issues that arise during pregnancy. Â Outlining how difficult it often is to discern normal changes from pathological changes in the pregnant patient,Â Medical Problems During Pregnancy
Â addresses not only this core dilemma but also a full array of specific, challenging issues to consider when pregnant patients present with conditions like epilepsy, hypertension, cardiac arrhythmias and renal disease â disorders requiring medication despite some risks. Â Although standard best practices generally determine medication use, the practicality of medication at various stages of pregnancy is highly variable. Â Medical Problems During Pregnancy
outlines key points to consider when prescribing medication and additionally offers a range of practical suggestions that can greatly improve the physician-patient interaction. Â A unique and invaluable addition to the literature,Â Medical Problems During Pregnancy
Â will be of great interest to practicing obstetricians, primary care clinicians, family practice physicians, nurse practitioners, and other allied health professionals.